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A Dussehra story for kids: The best Hanuman by Deepa Agarwal

Hanuman Stories: Hanuman and Ravana masks, all yelling to draw attention to their wares. The festival of Dussehra, which commemorated Lord Rama’s victory over the ten-headed demon Ravana, was just a few days away and the excitement seemed to infect everyone.

Curfew in Tonk town after stones thrown at Dussehra yatra

According to Malpura SHO Dalpat Singh Rathore, a Dussehra shobha yatra was passing by Sadat mohalla when some people, mostly underage youths, started throwing stones at the procession.

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Punjab: At 4 pm on Dussehra day, cities record ‘satisfactory to moderate’ AQI

Experts said air quality was likely to deteriorate after effigy burning, the figures for which will be available at 4 pm Wednesday.

Dussehra 2019 Live Updates: Celebrations begin for Vijayadashami

Dussehra 2019 (Dasara, Vijaya Dashami) Live Updates: The day signifies the triumph of good over evil.

Dussehra 2019 Highlights: Seek inspiration from Krishna, Ram to understand collective spirit, says PM Modi

Dussehra 2019 (Dasara, Vijaya Dashami): "Through India’s festivals we celebrate the salient aspects of Indian culture. We get to know different types of art, music, song and dance," said Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Dussehra 2019: Vijayadashami Date, Puja timings, history and significance of Dussehra

Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2019 Date, Puja Timings: As part of Dussehra celebrations, huge and colourful effigies of Ravana, most times along with that of his brothers Meghanada and Kumbakaran, are burnt in large open grounds.

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Dussehra 2019: Vijaya Dashami Puja Vidhi, Muhurat, Timings, Mantra, Procedure, Process

Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2019 Puja Vidhi, Muhurat, Timings, Mantra, Procedure: One of the most prominent rituals of Dashami is sindoor khela. 'Sindoor' means vermillion and 'khela' means ‘to play’.

Happy Dussehra 2019: Vijaya Dashami Wishes Images, Photos, Pics, Messages and Status for Whatsapp and Facebook

Happy Dussehra (Vijayadashami) 2019 Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Messages, Photos: A major Hindu festival, Dussehra also marks the victory of Lord Rama over Ravana, following a fierce battle.

Happy Dussehra 2019: Wishes Images, Photos, Status, Quotes, Wallpapers, Messages, Pics, Greetings

Happy Dussehra 2019 Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Wallpaper, SMS, Messages, Photos: On this day, effigies of the latter are burnt to signify the triumph of victory of good over evil across the country.

Chandigarh: Ravana effigies worth Rs 1.59 crore to be burnt

The most expensive Dussehra event is at Dhanas, which has the 221-feet-tall Ravana effigy that has cost the organisers around Rs 50 lakh, with Rs 30 lakh being spent on the effigy alone.

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The royal glory of Mysore Dasara continues to enthral

Every year, tourists visit Mysuru just to experience the grand Dasara festival celebrations. To experience the same, photographer Prashanth Vishwanathan visited the festival and captured its beauty on an iPhone 11 Pro Max. Take a look at the pictures here.

Dussehra 2019: PM Modi attends Vijayadashami celebrations at Delhi's Dwarka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attended the Dussehra celebrations at DDA Ground in Dwarka, New Delhi. He encouraged women empowerment and celebrating ‘Nari shakti’ on the occasion of Diwali.

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In Delhi, craftsmen prepare Ravana effigies ahead of Dussehra

The stretch between Delhi's Tagore Garden and Subhash Nagar is where the effigies of Ravana, Kumbhkaran and Meghnad are fashioned and parcelled across the country to be burnt on Dussehra.

Dussehra 2017: Here's how people are celebrating the victory of good over evil

Dussehra also known as Vijayadashami is celebrated on the 10th day of Navratri. Effigies of the demon king Ravana, are burnt as a symbol of the victory of good over evil across the country. Here's a sneak peek.

10-day Dasara celebrations in Mysuru come to a close with grand procession

Karnataka's state festival Dasara concluded on Saturday with a spectacular procession in Mysuru.

Evil goes up in smoke as country celebrates Dussehra

Giant effigies of ten-headed demon king Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Kumbhakaran went up in flames marking the triumph of good over evil as fervour marked Dussehra festivities across the country on Thursday (October 22). Pranab Mukherjee, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, Rajnath Singh and other dignitaries watched the evil going up in smoke.

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Kumari Puja: Devotees worship young girls on Ashtami

Kumari Puja is often performed on Ashtami Puja day, where young girls are worshipped representing the nine forms of Goddess Durga.

Ahmedabad gears for Navaratri festival, practice Garba in traditional attire

Men and women wearing traditional attire practice Garba, the traditional dance of Gujarat state ahead of Navaratri festival.

India celebrates Navratri

The ten days long festival that celebrates victory of good over evil begins.

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Amritsar train accident: Magisterial enquiry launched but political blame game takes the stage

The Opposition is accusing Navjot Kaur Sidhu, the wife of deputy Chief Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, for fleeing the site of the accident without checking on the victims.

Amritsar train accident: Magisterial enquiry launched but political blame game takes the stage

The Opposition is accusing Navjot Kaur Sidhu, the wife of deputy Chief Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, for fleeing the site of the accident without checking on the victims.

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